Bulgarian naval research vessel bound for Antarctica

site.btaDay 49: RSV 421 Will Berth at Livingston Island in the Afternoon Hours of February 13

Day 49: RSV 421 Will Berth at Livingston Island in the Afternoon Hours of February 13
Day 49: RSV 421 Will Berth at Livingston Island in the Afternoon Hours of February 13
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At 8:00 am local time (1:00 pm Eastern European Time) on February 13, the Bulgarian naval research vessel Sv. Sv. Kiril i Metodii (RSV 421) is sailing in the Bransfield Strait, on traverse from King George Bay on King George Island (South Shetland Islands), RSV 421 navigating officer, Lieutenant Commander Hristo Hristov, told BTA. 

RSV 421 maintains an average speed of around 8 knots and will reach Livingston Island, where the Bulgarian Antarctic base is located, in the afternoon hours of February 13 (local time).

BTA's Daily News editor Konstantin Karagyozov is the only member of the media who is travelling on board the ship to Livingston Island and back, and will cover the Bulgarian expedition on site throughout the stay in Antarctica. All media outlets can use the Bulgaria-Antarctica BTA's Log for free.

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